Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd) color information

The hexidecimal color, #0052bd, is related to "Absolute Zero" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark blue". When people from western culture see this color, Absolute Zero (#0052bd), used in marketing and promotions, the following may come to mind: peace, coldness, human life, finance, and widely-used. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for clothing. Samsung is a brand that uses this color.

#0052bd Breakdown

#0052bd is made up of (0, 82, 189) in RGB colorspace and (100.00, 56.61, 0.00, 25.88) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 21181 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #0066cc. White should be used ontop of #0052bd to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #0052bd. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #0052bd luma #69.49
Websafe hex #0066cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(0, 82, 189) Adobe RGB (43.00, 86.00, 184.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(0%, 32%, 74%) Closest named color Absolute Zero
rgba rgba(0.0, 82.0, 189.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (31.62, 14.31, -74.20)
cmyk cmyk(100.00, 56.61, 0.00, 25.88) CIE-L*ab (37.84, 18.75, -60.43)
hsv hsv(214.05, 100.00, 37.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (37.84, 63.27, 287.24)
hsb hsb(214.05, 100.00, 74.00) CIE-L*uv (37.84, -20.91, -87.11)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #0052bd while the second is the "compliment" #bc6a00.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #0052bd is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #bc6a00.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #0052bd can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #0052bd

When you combine pure black with this color, #0052bd, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #0052bd with gray

#0052bd in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #0052bd as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#0052bd → #bc6a00
#0052bd → #4c85d0
#0052bd → #ffffff
#0052bd → #0c00bc
#0052bd → #003171
#0052bd → #00b0bc

How #0052bd looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #0052bd on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #0052bd could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#0052bd popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#0052bdmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#0052bd. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

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#0052bd in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #0052bd
Java new Color(0, 82, 189);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 0, 82, 189);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0 green:82 blue:189 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0f, 82f, 189f);
Swift UIColor(red:0, green:82, blue:189, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $bd5200
Python Color('#0052bd')

Base Conversions of hex color #0052bd

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #0052bd. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 21181 while the individual RGB conversions are: 0, 82, 189.

Red Green Blue
Binary 00000000 01010010 10111101
Hex 00 52 bd
Octal 0 122 275
Decimal 0 82 189

#0052bd Icons

If you're considering using #0052bd in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Absolute Zero (#0052bd) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #0052bd colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #0052bd on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #0052bd on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #0052bd background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #0052bd background.
This text is hex color #0052bd on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #0052bd on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #0052bd and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #0052bd and white (#ffffff) background.